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Why Gaganyaan mission is 'extremely important' for India, ISRO chief explains

"Gaganyaan is extremely important for India as it'll boost the science and technology capability of the country," K Sivan said.

Sep 21, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

Chandrayaan-2: No communication with Vikram Lander yet, Gaganyaan next priority, says ISRO chief K Sivan

"We are trying to set the target of achieving this mission by the next year. For this, we are working on different options. But first of all, we have to understand what really happened to the lander. Gaganyaan is our first priority now," ISRO Chief K Sivan said.

Sep 21, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

India bolsters preparations for country's first-ever human mission into space

The programme had already been approved by the NDA government in its previous term - on December 28 of 2018.

Jun 13, 2019, 15:00 PM IST

ISRO to finalise India's manned space mission Gaganyaan's crew module design soon

The crew module and its recovery had already been flight tested by the ISRO few years ago and the crew escape system was tested by India's premier agency in 2018.

Jan 18, 2019, 12:05 PM IST

ISRO sets December 2021 as deadline for Gaganyaan, India's manned mission to space

Terming Gaganyaan as a major turning point for India’s space agency, ISRO chief Sivan confirmed that the preparations for the mission are underway.

Jan 11, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

How human spaceflight initiative Gaganyaan will benefit India

Human Spaceflight capability will enable India to participate as a collaborating partner in future Global space exploration initiatives with long-term national benefits.

Dec 28, 2018, 17:34 PM IST

Gaganyaan gets the green signal, India to send three people into space for Rs 10000 crore

The programme will incur a total cost of Rs 10,000 crore.

Dec 28, 2018, 15:57 PM IST

2018: Year of many new beginnings for Indian space sector

Looking forward into 2019, ISRO will also be busy with the Rs 800 crore Chandrayaan-2.

Dec 21, 2018, 17:48 PM IST

ISRO to complete first manned mission by 2022 using Gaganyaan

The mission will aim to send a three-person crew to space for a period of seven days where they will do microgravity experiments.

Aug 28, 2018, 16:48 PM IST

Project underway, need to prioritise and achieve target: ISRO chairman on 'Gaganyaan' 2022 space mission

ISRO Chairman K Sivan on Wednesday said that the project is underway and as PM Modi has given the target it is "our duty to meet it".

Aug 15, 2018, 13:27 PM IST